Noem outlines ways South Dakota can address southern border crisis | Feb 01
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Governor Kristi Noem is joining the Texas governor in declaring the situation at the U.S. Southern border an "invasion." The Republican governor briefed lawmakers on her plans during a joint session of the state legislature.
There is currently no plan for Texas to reimburse South Dakota for the National Guard deployments to the U.S.-Mexico border. The topic came up during testimony to replenish the Emergency and Disaster Fund.
A statewide study of child care is moving forward in Pierre. The Senate State Affairs Committee is sending Senate Bill 125 to appropriations with a do-pass recommendation.
Summit Carbon Solutions is gearing up for its next application hearing with the Public Utilities Commission. This time, however, Summit is bringing biofuel producer POET into the mix.